In the era where consumers’ behavior changes as a result of disruptive technologies and “Internet of Things”, connectivity and integration of information and such technologies enable the consumers to have timely access to contents to satisfy their individual needs anytime anywhere. This causes MCOT Public Company Limited
(MCOT Plc.) to consistently adjust and improve itself in keeping pace with these changes in order to achieve better operating results and operate its businesses efficiently

In 2019, MCOT Plc. carried out several strategies to strengthen the Company’s competitiveness through implementation of organizational restructuring in which a newly established Digital Business Group was introduced aiming to develop new platforms of presenting contents to the audience and create added values of the Company’s new businesses. Also, the Company collaborated with partners in initiating many projects. Examples are executing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Small and Medium Enterprise Development Bank of Thailand on building a national knowledge center in the 20-rai area under MCOT’s possession, supporting E-Commerce system operations for startups and SMEs, promoting scientific and technological operations in partnership with Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research, and enhancing Sure and Share’s brand and trusts in order to be certified Signatories Member by an international fact-checking network allowing it to be regarded as an official fact checking partner of Facebook Thailand.

MCOT Plc. has always placed importance on good corporate governance and promoted adoption of the CG principles and practices within the organization. The Company announced the Commitment to Operating Business Corporate Governance Principles and the Intention to Be a Moral Organization and was granted Anti-Corruption Award 2019 from Anti-Corruption Foundation. In addition, MCOT Plc. Received a 5-star rating or “Excellent” level at the Corporate Governance Report of Thai Listed Companies 2019 and scored 100% in the assessment of quality of arranging the 2019 Annual General Meetings of Shareholders. Meanwhile, MCOT Plc. has given priority on socially responsible business operations. A number of CSR activities in various dimensions such as “MCOT Water Conservation” at Ban Sala Din Sufficiency Economy, “ Fact Checkers” and “U ME IDEA” were organized for the purposes of local community development and innovative and environmental promotion.

With support and trusts from the shareholders, customers, business partners, program producers, and concerned departments, the Board of Directors, management and employees of MCOT Plc. are committed to performing duties to the best of the abilities to increase competitiveness, become a sustainable business organisation and maintain the excellent service standard for the Thai audiences.



Pol.lt.gen.Jatupol Panraksa
Chairman
MCOT Public Company Limited